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  • PIELC: Bus Directions

    Driving Flying Bus Train  Hotel/Housing

    Bolt Bus

    The Bolt Bus offers travel service along the I-5 corridor.  Stops include Portland, Albany, and Eugene, OR.  The Eugene Bolt Bus station is located at the intersection of 5th Avenue and High Street, Eugene, OR 97401, less than 2 miles to the UO Law School.  To make reservations, go to the Bolt Bus website or call 1-877-BOLTBUS (1-877-265-8287) – (customers booking by phone will be charged a $3 telephone processing fee).

    Greyhound

    Greyhound provides bus service to downtown Eugene several times daily. The Eugene Greyhound Station is located at 987 Pearl Street, less than 2 miles from the Conference at the UO Law School. To make reservations, go to the Greyhound website, call (800) 229-9424, or purchase your ticket in person at any Greyhound terminal.

    From the Greyhound station to the conference

    By local bus: From Greyhound Station, walk four blocks north on Pearl Street. An An LTD Breeze bus stop is located on Pearl Street between 5th and 6th Streets. During limited times, the Breeze will take you directly to the Conference at the UO Law School. During all other times, the Breeze will take you to the UO Station on the opposite side of campus.
    By local taxi: Several taxi companies also provide transportation between the Greyhound Station and the Conference.

    Travel Assistance

    Limited funds are available for providing financial assistance for travel. For more information on how to apply, please send an email to askpielc@uoregon.edu. Travel assistance decisions will be made towards the beginning of February.

  • PIELC: Flying Directions

    Driving Flying Bus Train  Hotel/Housing

    The Eugene Airport (EUG) is located about 10 miles from downtown Eugene and the University of Oregon campus. It is serviced by United Airlines, Horizon Air, America West, and flights connecting from other major airlines. For Eugene Airport information, call (541) 687-5544 or visit their web site at www.eugeneairport.com.

    Car rental, airport shuttle, and taxi service is available from the Eugene Airport directly to the Conference. For more information, click here.

    Driving Directions from Eugene Airport (EUG)

    • Follow Highway 99 until it becomes 7th Avenue.
    • Get in the right lane and follow Seventh Avenue until it becomes Franklin Boulevard.
    • Get in the right lane and follow Franklin Boulevard to Agate Street.
    • Turn right onto Agate and proceed through two stop signs.
    • The University of Oregon School of Law is the large brick building on the southeast corner of 15th Avenue and Agate Street.

    Flying into Portland International Airport (PDX)

    PDX is located about 2 hours north of Eugene and serves all major airlines. Some Conference attendees find cheaper fares or more flexible flights into Portland, and then travel to Eugene via airport shuttle, rental car, train, or bus. For PDX information, call (877) 739-4636 or visit their web site at www.flypdx.com.

    To plan light rail travel from PDX to destinations throughout Portland, go to the Tri-Met site.

    Bus & Train Service from PDX to Eugene

    Both Amtrak train service and Greyhound bus service depart Union Station in downtown Portland. Union Station is located at 800 NW 6th Avenue.

    To get from PDX to Union Station, take the MAX Light-Rail Red Line to the Oldtown/Chinatown Station Stop. Walk northwest 1/2 mile to Union Station at 800 NW 6th Avenue. To reduce the length of the walk to Union Station, you can add one of several quick bus connections.

    To determine the best bus connection for your trip, use Tri-Met’s Trip Planner and use “PDX” and “Union Station” as your starting and ending locations. If you prefer personal assistance in planning your trip, please call Tri Met at (503) 238-7433 Monday – Friday 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.

    Driving from PDX to Eugene

    See instructions on driving from the North.

    Travel Assistance

    Limited funds are available for providing financial assistance for travel. For more information on how to apply, please send an email to askpielc@uoregon.edu. Travel assistance decisions will be made towards the beginning of February.